Buchanan receives Associates Award honoring creativity in research  

Thomas A. Buchanan, MD, is professor of medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, and physiology and biophysics; vice dean for research; and chief of the division of endocrinology and diabetes in the Department of Medicine in Keck School of Medicine at USC. He also is the founding director of the Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute. ... Read More »

May 12th, 2017|Announcements, Commencement, Keck Net Intranet|

Commencement 2017: Spotlight on April Banayan, Keck School of Medicine of USC

April Banayan If you’ve been to a coffee shop near the USC campuses, chances are you might have been getting your caffeine fix while one of the Keck School’s undergraduate commencement speakers was busy succeeding in earning two degrees at once. Citing them as her go-to study spots, April Banayan has been to ... Read More »

May 12th, 2017|Commencement, Keck Net Intranet|

Commencement 2017: Spotlight on Mauricio ‘Jimmy’ Franco, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Mauricio “Jimmy” Franco is fulfilling his dream of going to medical school in the fall of 2017, just one more testament to the power that perseverance has had in his life. A queer activist, the brother of three strong “mujeres” — women, in Spanish — and the son of Guatemalan immigrants, Franco’s success did not ... Read More »

May 12th, 2017|Commencement, Keck Net Intranet|

Commencement 2017: Spotlight on Pratik Doshi, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Pratik Doshi Pratik Doshi is driven by two aims: the pursuit of learning, and applying that learning to help people. A progressive degree student who is graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Studies and a master’s degree in Global Medicine, Doshi translated his own quest for knowledge into ... Read More »

May 12th, 2017|Commencement, Keck Net Intranet|

Commencement 2017: Spotlight on William Chakar, Keck School of Medicine of USC

William Chakar Master of Science in Global Medicine graduate William Chakar takes addressing health care needs personally. This Southern California native became deeply interested in health care and health advocacy while witnessing his mother’s battle with breast cancer and through his participation in events such as the UCLA Relay for Life and Susan ... Read More »

May 12th, 2017|Commencement, Keck Net Intranet|